Poe Dameron is the son of Kes Dameron, and Shara Bey, a married couple of Rebel Alliance fighters in the Battle of Endor, introduced in the 2015Marvel Comics mini-series, Star Wars: Shattered Empire. Kes Dameron was a Rebel Trooper who took part in the destruction of the Shield Generator on Endor, while Shara Bey was a Rebel Pilot who flew an A-Wing in the space battle as a member of Green Squadron.
Expert Marksman: As a member of the Resistance, Poe is extremely skilled in utilizing blaster pistols and blaster rifles.
Expert Hand-To-Hand Combatant: As a member of the Resistance, Poe is extremely skilled in unarmed combat.
Expert Pilot: Poe is extremely skilled in piloting every type of flying craft.
Weapons and Equipment
Blaster pistol: Poe utilizes a Blaster pistol as his weapon of choice.
Blaster rifle: Poe utilizes a Blaster rifle as his second weapon of choice.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
He was first seen with Lor San Tekka, who gave him the map to Luke Skywalker. Poe subsequently gave it to BB-8 before being captured by Kylo Ren. Kylo learned of this by assaulting him with the Dark side of the Force. Fortunately, he escaped with help from a renegade named Finn, but they were separated on Jakku. Unable to locate Finn, Poe finally returned to D'qar on his own, where the two were happily reunited. Poe fought in the Battle of Starkiller Base, descending into the superstructure with BB-8, and he personally destroyed the weapon.